The Lucile Packard Children’s Hospital and Department of Radiology at Stanford School of Medicine are searching for a Division Chief of Pediatric Radiology. This full-time faculty appointment will be in the Medical Center Line or University Tenure Line at the Associate or Full Professor level. The major criteria for appointment for faculty in the Medical Center Line are excellence in the overall mix of clinical care, teaching, scholarly activity that advances clinical medicine, and institutional service appropriate to the programmatic need the individual is expected to fulfill. The predominant criterion for appointment in the University Tenure Line is a major commitment to research and teaching. Faculty rank and line will be determined by the qualifications and experience of the successful candidate.
The Lucile Packard Children’s Hospital located in Northern California on the campus of Stanford University has recently expanded its hospital facilities to accommodate new medical technology and increase capacity to meet growing needs for specialized pediatric and obstetric care. Lucile Packard provides a full range of primary through quaternary patient services. Centers of Excellence include: Neuroscience, Cardiovascular Medicine, Cancer, and the Center for Maternal and Fetal Health. In addition, Stanford Children’s Health is expanding off campus inpatient and outpatient clinical services via joint ventures with regional hospitals and multiple imaging centers. The pediatric radiology program at Lucile Packard Children’s Hospital has undergone significant expansion over the past ten years with the appointment of seventeen new pediatric radiology faculty aligned with the hospital Centers of Excellence and translational science programs.
The Division Chief of Pediatric Radiology provides oversight and leadership for the clinical, teaching, and research activities for the pediatric radiology division based at the Lucile Packard Children’s Hospital. Leadership and administrative experience is highly desirable, as the Division Chief is responsible for establishing and maintaining high standards of excellence in all areas. Process improvement experience is also highly desirable, as we strive to continuously innovate processes across the hospital. Current or prior NIH funding in research areas important to Pediatric Radiology are also highly desirable.
The applicant will have an M.D. or M.D./Ph.D. degree(s) or equivalent, must be board-certified or eligible in diagnostic radiology, and have completed a formal fellowship in pediatric radiology or equivalent experience. The ideal candidate will have a strong track record for both clinical and educational achievement in pediatric radiology, and have demonstrated successful executive leadership/management experience in a complex, academic healthcare setting, including leadership and development of high-functioning clinical teams. The successful candidate will participate in clinical activities, teaching, and research in the pediatric radiology program at LPCH. Experience in applying for and obtaining extramural research funding is desirable. All clinical subspecialties in the field of pediatric radiology are welcome to apply. The selected individual will directly report to the Vice Chair of Education and Clinical Operations as well as the Chair of the Department of Radiology.
Stanford is an equal employment opportunity and affirmative action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law. Stanford welcomes applications from all who would bring additional dimensions to the University’s research, teaching and clinical missions.
Please submit your curriculum vitae and a brief statement describing your administrative leadership, clinical, research, and teaching experience and interest at http://radjobs.stanford.edu.